Letter – Henry Richmond to Peter Simond – 7 Sep 1770

Document Type: Letter
Date: 7 Sep 1770
Correspondent: Henry Richmond
Recipient: Peter Simond
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/3
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To  Peter Simond Esqr     Merchant, London                                    Newcas.   7th   Sept 1770

Sir      Agreeable to Sir Walter Blackett’s Order I have sent you by the Fly Coach, which set out early this morning for London, a Haunch of venison from His park at Wallington.  The Coach will be at the Blue Boar Holborn on Monday Evening: & as the venison was only killed on the Wednesday, & the Weather is cool, I hope you will have it in good condition.  I have paid the Carriage & am etc     HR

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